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Maryland Renaissance Festival
Maryland Renaissance Festival
Maryland Renaissance Festival
Maryland Renaissance Festival
Southern Maryland Celtic Festival Parade
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Kick up your kilt for some good ol’ fashioned caber tossing. Don your wand for a day amongst magical fairies. Hoist your mizzen mast for a pirate or privateer adventure. Polish your shied for that special, Spartan day. Ready yourself for Renaissance fun. Or put awesomest early-American outfit for a reenactment of the Revolution, War of 1812, or the Civil War. In Maryland, you’re never too late to make the party with these outstanding out-of-time events!

 

Southern Maryland Celtic Festival Parade Photo By: Southern Maryland Celtic Festival

1 Southern Maryland Celtic Festival

April 29, 2017
This festival is a "Local Legacy" project of the Library of Congress’ Bicentennial. The Festival and Highland Gathering celebrates the heritage of the Breton, Cornish, Irish, Manx, Scots, and Welsh.
St. Leonard


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Location:
10515 Mackall Rd
St. Leonard, MD 20685
410-449-0096


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2 SpartaCon III

April 29-30, 2017
Fan convention for fans of the STARZ series, Spartacus and of Roman culture. Special guests.
Waldorf


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Location:
11765 St. Linus Dr
Waldorf, MD 20602
443-858-4317


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Mid-Maryland Celtic Festival Parade Photo By: Mid-Maryland Celtic Festival

3 17th Annual Mid-Maryland Celtic Festival

May 13, 2017
Experience Scotland and the Celtic nations. Family-oriented. Honors veterans and wounded warriors. Highland games; Celtic rock. Traditional music; bagpipes; dog friendly. Rain or shine. Ages 12 & under free.
Mt. Airy


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Location:
Mount Airy Fire Department Carnival Grounds
Mount Airy, MD 21771
240-818-8283


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Children dressed as a pirate and princess Photo By: Princess and Pirate Tea Party

4 Princess and Pirate Tea Party

May 20, 2017
Join a royal swashbuckling adventure at the historic Brice House. The afternoon will entertain young princesses and pirates with crafts, games, music, and tea party! Dress as your favorite pirate/princess.
Annapolis


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Location:
186 Prince George St
Annapolis, MD 21401
410-267-7619


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Fair Hill Scottish Games Logo Photo By: Fair Hill Scottish Games

5 Fair Hill Scottish Games

May 20, 2017
Over 500 competitors & performers from around the world competing in music, dancing, athletic & other events. Enjoy a day of celebrating Scottish and Celtic culture.
Fair Hill


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Location:
300 Tawes Dr
Elkton, MD 21921
302-309-0032


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Baltimore Faerie Faire Logo Photo By: Baltimore Faerie Faire

6 Baltimore Faerie Faire

May 20, 2017
All day Baltimore Faerie Festival. Creativity in costume, crafts, music, dance, art and attitude, the Faire welcomes young and old, dreamers and doers, artists and patrons of the arts.
Baltimore


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Location:
2629 Huntingdon Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21211
443-834-3191


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Colonial Re-enactors firing their rifles Photo By: Shane Brill

7 Chestertown Colonial Tea Party Festival

May 26-28, 2017
Festival celebrating colonial history: re-enactment, craft vendors, entertainment, children's activities, parade, food, distance run. Sunday: beer and wine tasting.
Chestertown


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Location:
Downtown Chestertown
Chestertown, MD 21620
443-480-8576


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8 Garrett County Celtic Festival

June 3, 2017
Celebrating Appalachia's Celtic heritage in Friendsville's beautiful riverfront park with celtic bands, pipes & drums, dancers, storytellers, sheepherding, highland athletes, art & food vendors.
Friendsville


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Location:
Friendsville Town Park Old River Rd.
Friendsville, MD 21531
301-501-0304


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Maryland Faerie Festival Logo Photo By: Maryland Faerie Festival

9 Maryland Faerie Festival

June 9-11, 2017
Yes, we believe in Faeries!  Through the Faerie heritage, we encourage love, cooperation, peace, harmony and respect for all beings, along with a pinch of mischief!
Darlington


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Location:
2564 Silver Road
Darlington, MD 21034
(888) 607-9134


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10 Havre de Grace Pirate Fest

June 10-11, 2017
Pirate Encampment with pirate demonstrations of living and swashbuckling skills. Music, food, and activities for the whole family. Also Pirate 5K, Pirate Pub Crawl.
Havre de Grace                                                                            


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Location:
817 Conesteo St
Havre de Grace, MD 21078
732-861-4681


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Children in Costumes for Pirates On The Potomac Photo By: St. Mary's County Tourism

11 Pirates on the Potomac

July 22, 2017
Pre-Registration required; ages 4 to 9 years old, am & pm sessions. Each child will receive a pirate name, walks the plank,can get Pirate tattoos. Pirate attire encouraged for the Costume Contest.
Piney Point


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Location:
44720 Lighthouse Rd
Piney Point, MD 20674
301-994-1471


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Historic London Town

12 Living History Scottish Weekend

August 12-13, 2017
Learn about Scottish history in the colonial era and how Scots helped form Maryland culture by joining the Appin Historical Society for a weekend of fun.
Edgewater


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Location:
839 Londontown Rd
Edgewater, MD 21037
410-222-1919


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Maryland Renaissance Festival

13 Renaissance Festival of Maryland

August 26 - October 22, 2017
The 27 acre Village of Revel Grove comes to life each autumn with more than 200 professional performers on ten stages, authentic combat armored jousting on magnificent steeds and streets filled with village characters.  Join His Most Royal Highness King Henry VIII in the forests and glades with over 140 artisans exhibiting crafts in their own renaissance shops, five taverns featuring cool libations, 42 food and beverage emporiums providing a vast array of succulent and sweet treats to sate even the most hearty of appetites.
Crownsville


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Location:
1821 Crownsville Road
Annapolis, MD 21401
800-296-7304


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Featured Places
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Location:
10515 Mackall Rd
St. Leonard, MD 20685
02
Location:
11765 St. Linus Dr
Waldorf, MD 20602
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Location:
Mount Airy Fire Department Carnival Grounds
Mount Airy, MD 21771
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Location:
186 Prince George St
Annapolis, MD 21401
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Location:
300 Tawes Dr
Elkton, MD 21921
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Location:
2629 Huntingdon Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21211
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Location:
Downtown Chestertown
Chestertown, MD 21620
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Location:
Friendsville Town Park Old River Rd.
Friendsville, MD 21531
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Location:
2564 Silver Road
Darlington, MD 21034
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Location:
817 Conesteo St
Havre de Grace, MD 21078
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Location:
44720 Lighthouse Rd
Piney Point, MD 20674
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Location:
839 Londontown Rd
Edgewater, MD 21037
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Location:
1821 Crownsville Road
Annapolis, MD 21401
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